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Place: Biddenham

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  • Hundred: Buckelowe
  • County: Bedfordshire
  • Total population: 20 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 10 geld units (very large).

Biddenham appears in 10 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3.6 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2. Value to lord in 1086 £2. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.
  • Households: 6 villagers. 2 smallholders. 2 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 4 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 4 ploughs. 1 mill, value 0.5.
  • Lord in 1066: Freemen, eleven.
  • Lords in 1086: Ralph Passwater; Serlo of Rots.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William Speke.
  • Phillimore reference: 25,4

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